PNB Housing Finance Placements, 2017

PNB Housing Finance visited the college for the purpose of recruitment. The process was divided into three stages, a group discussion, an interview and a psychometric test. A total of twenty-three people sat for the group discussion rounds, out of which eight were shortlisted for the personal interview. Out of the 23, Four individuals out…

5th Lex Omnia National Moot Court Competition, 2017

A team comprising of Aafreen Choudhary (2nd Year), Nritika Sangwan (2nd Year), Pious Mudgil (3rd Year) and Ankita Jha (3rd Year) represented the college in the 5th Lex Omnia National Moot Court Competition, 2018, held at BITS-Pilani Goa Campus. The moot problem was based upon licenses under the Arms Act, Constitutional Law, The Indian Penal…

PECFEST, 2017

The PECFEST 2017, was organised from 27th-29th October 2017. Colleges from all across tri-city went on to give each other tough competition. Shivalik Thaman (4th Year) participated in the Punjabi Debate and was awarded the first prize while Nikhil Deora (2nd Year) qualified till the finals of the same. Shashank Mishra (2nd Year) participated at…

In conversation with Phaguni Nilesh Lal (Batch of 2013) 

Phaguni Nilesh Lal (Batch of 2013) is the Legal Counsel to the International Business team, Star India Network, Mumbai. In this interview she talks about her time at AIL and after. The Blue Pencil: What was your motivation behind pursuing Law? Phaguni Nilesh Lal: To be honest, I was one of those to whom law…

Millennials to the Rescue

John Chrysostom, in his Homilies on Hebrews, stated that “the soul in youth is feverish, and is primarily driven by the love of glory, and luxurious living, and sensual lusts, and many other imaginations.” This might sound a little sophisticated, so let me put it this way, the ‘youth’ comprises of lazy, entitled, Snapchat junkies…

Howden Placements, 2017

Howden International visited the college in October for recruitments. Over thirty students sat for the written test which consisted of questions relating to general knowledge as well as legal aptitude. After the test, an interview was conducted where the students were tested on HR and legal knowledge. On the basis of the interview, nine students…

NLIU Sports Fest Virudhaka 2017

The students of Army Institute of Law, Mohali participated in the Ninth edition of the Virudhaka Fest, 2017 organised by NLIU, Bhopal. The contingent participated in many events and won laurels for the college. The following positions were secured by our students at the Fest: Boy’s Basketball Tournament- 2nd Position (Silver Medal) Girl’s Basketball Tournament-…

AIL Annual Sports Day 2 and Day 3

The students and staff of the Army Institute of Law witnessed the Annual Sports Day of the college on 26th October, 2017. The previous two days had seen enthusiastic participation from all the five batches, namely, The Boss Babies (1st year), Nagar Palika Wale (2nd year), Satya Ke Aadmi (3rd year), The Silent Spartans (4th…

AIL Annual Sports Meet 2017 – Day 1

In the fag end of the month of October, 2017 the sports fanatics of AIL have something to rejoice about – AIL’s Annual Sports Meet. Spanning over a period of three days from the 24th to 26th of October 2017, the sports meet set the college abuzz with activity. Student volunteers helped put up posters…

Firecracker Ban: The Exploding Question

The Supreme Court recently reinstated the ban on the sale of firecrackers in the Delhi-NCR region. This action acted as a spark to a line of potential patakhas that has drawn different responses from the society. From jubilation, disappointment, mockery to accusations of having a communal bias; the Court has now seen it all. Among…

Business Development at Legal Firms – An Umbrella View

Disclaimer: The views of the author are personal.  I am often asked – what really is your role as Business Development (BD) – Manager in a legal firm? Many have also addressed me as HR or Communication Consultants and honestly it’s perfectly fine to be confused about what BD is all about at a law…